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The skeleton in the clock

John Dickson Carr

The skeleton in the clock

another adventure of Sir Henry Merrivale

by John Dickson Carr

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Merrivale, Henry, Sir (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Carter Dickson [pseud.]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.C2317 Sk, PS3505.A763 Sk
    The Physical Object
    Pagination282 p.
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6031882M
    LC Control Number48008781
    OCLC/WorldCa2648932

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